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The Resurgence luxury eco lodge

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-smoking hotel
Restaurant
Suites
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were totally captivated by the Resurgence. The hosts were so friendly and entertaining! We especially enjoyed the snacks and drinks before dinner -- it gave you a chance to meet the other guests. The dinners were wonderful and our cabin was...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank debmcb2017
Response from Clare d, Owner at The Resurgence luxury eco lodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for these lovely words, we are so glad that you had a great time with us.

Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

This is a superb lodge. We stayed in our own detached chalet which we could have used to be fully independent. We chose to eat communally in the evening with other guests. The food and wine were exceptional. This is a great property to use...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Gareth B
Reviewed March 14, 2019 via mobile

Very peaceful spot Lovely hearing the birds in the morning Enjoyed cooking our own breakfast,using the local eggs, homemade bread and jams Looked forward to drinks and canapés on the deck, catching up with other guests and having a 4 course dinner Claire and Peter...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Z2927HZkateb
Reviewed March 3, 2019

We chose The Resurgence because we wanted a base from which to conveniently explore Abel Tasman. It is indeed fabulously located. We would return, because it was an entirely amazing experience. Claire and Peter have mastered the art of the eco Lodge. Though unobtrusive in...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank sarabK5977QY
Response from Clare d, Owner at The Resurgence luxury eco lodgeResponded March 4, 2019

Thanks Sara, I am so pleased that the 4 of you had a good time. Your summary is spot on for what we aimed to achieve so we are delighted that you enjoyed it.

Reviewed February 21, 2019

What a place! Nestled away in kilometers of it's own gorgeous grounds, the Resurgence Lodge lived up to it's amazing reputation during my stay. I was greeted with big smiles from Olly and Kellie the managers, as well as Claire and Peter the owners. I...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank MongolRallyMarcus
Response from Clare d, Owner at The Resurgence luxury eco lodgeResponded February 23, 2019

Thanks Marcus, we look forward to your return visit.

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Description
Voted one of the world's 25 best luxury eco-lodges (National Geographic Traveler 2013), The Resurgence is set in 50 acres of tranquil wilderness with 5km of bush tracks. Surrounded by birds, this relaxed and More friendly Lodge is a perfect base for exploring the Nelson Region. Select Boutique Lodge Rooms or self-contained Bush Suites on Dinner B&B or self-contained basis. Dinner is a highlight with 4-course gourmet farm-to-table dining showcasing Nelson wine and produce. The Resurgence is the closest 5-star lodge to the Abel Tasman National Park and also offers easy day trips to Golden Bay, Kahurangi National Park or Nelson art studios and wineries. Let your well-travelled hosts help you plan activities such as kayaking, hikes and birding trips to winery and art tours. This child-free, smoke free resort with pool, spa and massage therapies is accessible by road, 45 minutes from Nelson airport. Ideal for honeymoons and for active couples who enjoy good food and nature. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Sauna
Beachfront
Room service
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
$529 - $678 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Resurgence Hotel Kairuru
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Riwaka
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
$529 - $678 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Resurgence Hotel Kairuru
Location
New Zealand > South Island > Nelson-Tasman Region > Riwaka

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Traveler (78)
Room & Suite (35)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (1)
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Kimberly M
January 18, 2017|
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Response from Clare d | Property representative |
Hi Kimberley As with most Lodges, we are not close to restaurants or shops. You pass through Motueka where there are 2 supermarkets about 20 minutes before getting to the Lodge. If you have day-trips out of Kaiteriteri or... More
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"Bush Chalet is great choice"
sarabK5977QY
Mar 3, 2019
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"Stay in the Lodges"
schen5088
Jan 12, 2019
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"We stayed at the Kakapo Bush Lodge and it was terrific"
MorHalimi
May 12, 2018
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"We stayed in a Bush Lodge - it was a good size and views"
ClaireD3781
Jan 4, 2018
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